Churches in the benefice

To serve God, to serve one another and to love our local community.

Services for the coming week

Wednesday 28 February

Holy Communion, Milborne Port 

Friday 1 March

Lent Lunch, Church House, Milborne Port 

Compline, Milborne Port 

Sunday 3 March

 3rd Sunday of Lent

  Exodus 20:1-17 John 2:13-22 

Holy Communion, Charlton Horethorne 

Parish Communion, Milborne Port 

Baptism of Frankie.., Milborne Port 

Evensong, Stowell 

Parish Safeguarding Policy


We follow the guidelines set down by the Church of England. The Benefice safeguarding officer is Mrs Nicki Edwards

Parish Giving Scheme

Parish Giving

If you would like an easy new way to give money to your parish, have a look at this new scheme that is now available for all to use.

Letter March 2024

Rectory Letter

Letter March 2024

The month of March begins with St David’s Day, deep..

Wedding couple with Rev Rona


The beautiful churches of this benefice really lend themselves to wedding services.

Baptism in St John's Church


In our Churches we do everything we can to make the Baptism of your child personal.

Revd Rona Stuart-Bourne

Our Team

A list of priests and lay people who have particular jobs, together with their contact details


Our Churches

There are five churches in three parishes in our benefice, located close to the Somerset/Dorset border.

St John's Church Fete 2022


For future events in the Benefice in ascending date order.

News and Information


Including the Pew News, Magazine, Rectory letter and Prayers for special events or dates.

Snowdrop Coffee Morning

Photo Gallery

Snowdrop Coffee Morning

The Snowdrop Coffee Morning to raise funds for St Peter’s Church, Goathill.

Magazine February 2024


Magazine February 2024

including a letter from the rectory, church services for..

Graphic representing links to websites

Website Links

Containing a list of websites that are relevant including church and local organisations.